When you are with the Beloved, then how does it matter when you win or lose?
Meditation increases the inner glow and enriches the soul.
The only way to free ourselves from desires is to divert our attention from them and fix our eyes on the very Real thing.
To cultivate moderation we have to pay special attention to both the internal and external ways of life.
If you sit by a fire, you feel warm; if you sit by ice, you feel cold. Why, then, will you not get transformed if you sit with a person who is perfect in discipline and etiquette?
Make friends of your enemies and the persons whom you dread, and do not do unto others as you would not wish others to do unto you.
Growing children are like plants – they need love and sunshine, and also the freedom needed to grow.
He who is continually giving will never be empty.
Take criticism seriously, without anger or sadness. Use it for correcting yourself, and welcome it.
By loving more and more, you don't lose love, you only get more and more love.
Every day is an opportunity to live a new life. Meditation allows us to bring that new life into existence with every sunrise – building on the old.
The end of religion is the beginning of spirituality.
The real sadhana is to balance the mind.
The home is the training ground for submission and endurance, etc. It is the greatest form of penance and sacrifice.
Never offer advice unless invited.
Self respect means that one should not do unto others as one would not like others to do unto oneself.
You only can win hearts with love. There is no other way.
If you find any fault with anybody, pray for their freedom from it.
Expecting others to change to your tune ruins harmony.
To create peace outside, it should be in the heart first.
Acceptance is the signature of evolution. Our preparedness or attitude should be, come what may, I am ready to face it.
When you feel peaceful, it is the signature of the soul.
Yoga is a means, an efficient self is the product.
Transmission beautifies our inner self.
Everything we need is already present within our heart as a source of light.